If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.
If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.
Save an interrupt ability for when Janna uses her ultimate.
Listen for the charge up sound on Howling Gale in case Janna is trying to hit you with it from off screen or from brush.
Janna's at her strongest when buffing another ally. If you can harass her ally, it will weaken her ability to fight you.
The stats shown here highlight some strategic Draven versus Janna matchup statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Janna’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Janna. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.
Draven usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Janna. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.
Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Draven usually wins when facing off against Janna, with a 51.4% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a good counter to Janna.
While Draven does have a higher winrate than Janna, when they face off with one another, Draven also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more difficult character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Draven into Jannaas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Draven has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Janna. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Janna matchups, Draven is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.
Draven is a decent counter for Janna. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Draven against Janna.
To truly master Draven to counter Janna during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Draven usually picks up much more CS as Janna. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.
The top items to prioritize in your Draven versus Janna build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Draven included at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Janna than with many other common builds. In fact, Draven had an average win rate of 51.4% when playing against Janna with this build.
To have the greatest likelihood of beating Janna as Draven, Draven players should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Draven vs Janna matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 51.4% win rate overall.
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